November 25, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

‘Strangers’ serves a generous feast of history and mystery

“Strangers,” by Mary Anna Evans. Poisoned Pen Press. 322 pages. $24.95 Hardcover, $14.95 Trade Pbk. More...

Golf collection and art to be displayed at Lighthouse ArtCenter

The Lighthouse ArtCenter in Tequesta will exhibit a collection of golf memorabilia owned by Dr. Gary Wiren. Dr. More...

Whimsical upside-down designs are fun, curious finds

“Topsy-turvy” designs, sometimes called “upside-down” or “two-faced portraits,” were a clever idea that found favor in the 1870s and later. More...

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LOCAL MALLS

There’s shopping…but also holiday entertainment and charity

Malls aren’t just for shopping anymore, and during the holidays local shopping and entertainment destinations provide activities, charity events and, of course, trees and decorations that turn Florida into winter wonderlands.   More...

Tips for holiday job-hunters

Retailers, restaurateurs expected to hire more than last year

Many job hunters will get an early present this year as retailers start hiring for the holiday season. More...

GE is looking like a Dow dog

MONEY & INVESTING

GE is certainly one of the world’s greatest and largest conglomerates… but if only the stock would act that way. More...

Big Heart Brigade on way to feeding 80,000

It’s a miracle that happens every year.   More than 1,000 volunteers began cooking turkeys and the trimmings in Palm Beach Gardens on Nov. 20, preparing meals for 80,000 needy people across Palm Beach County.   More...

Holiday events coming up at Burns Road Recreation Center

A huge tree will be lit while holiday music is performed from 6 to 8 p.m. on Dec. 3 at the Burns Road Recreation Center in Palm Beach Gardens.   It’s just one of the holiday events staged at the center Dec. More...

As you give thanks, please remember the homeless and hungry

This month brings with it a grace note from harried schedules. We celebrate with our friends and families and reflect as a nation on the bountifulness of a remembered thanksgiving. More...

Golfers honored by Palm Beach County Golf Association

Stephen Anderson of Hobe Sound and Pete Williams of Juno Beach were honored by the Palm Beach County Golf Association as Player of the Year and Senior Player of the Year.   More...

Real Estate News

Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island is Sophisticated luxury

L ocated on sugar-white sands between Palm Beach and Jupiter Island, the Palm Beach   More...

Recovery depends on jobs, access to credit, Realtors group says

Although the recent trend of rising long-term borrowing rates may mean higher mortgages for consumers in the coming months, the greater obstacles to housing market recovery are job creation and availability of credit, according to a National Associa More...

Motivational session for Realtors is set

Doug McGuirk, a strategist with Robbins Research International, will speak on Dec. 7 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches at its Lake Worth Conference Center, 1926 10th Ave. N. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

a warm tradition

TROUPE PRESENTS “HOME-SPUN” VERSION OF “THE NUTCRACKER”

W ITH THE ARRIVAL OF the holiday season, ballet troupes take “The Nutcracker” out of mothballs. More...

ARTS BRIEFS

Broadway singer Tovah Feldshuh at Eissey   Singer Tovah Feldshuh, who most recently starred on Broadway as Irena Gut Opdyke in Irena’s Vow, performs at 8 p.m. on Dec. 3 at the Eissey Campus Theatre in Palm Beach Gardens.   More...

Jupiter Beach festival, contest is Dec. 4

The fourth annual Sandsculpting Competition and Beachfront Festival will be hosted by the Loggerhead Marinelife Center beginning at 9 a.m. on Dec. 4.   More...